Atlanta Braves 3, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 3
Played on Thursday, April 6, 1989 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  0  1    0  2  0    0  0  0  -   3  5  1
HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   2  6  0
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
L. Smith lf                   3   0   1   1       1   0       3   0
Blauser 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
Perry 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       8   2
Murphy cf                     4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Davis c                       4   0   0   0       0   1      12   0
Gant 3b                       3   0   0   0       1   1       0   3
Thomas ss                     4   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
Berroa rf                     2   1   0   0       1   1       1   0
  Gregg rf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Smoltz p                      2   1   1   1       0   0       1   2
  Boever p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       30   3   5   2       3   7      27   9

FIELDING - 
E: Smoltz (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Blauser (3,off Deshaies).
3B: L. Smith (1,off Deshaies); Smoltz (1,off Deshaies).
SH: Smoltz (1,off Deshaies).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Young cf                      3   1   1   0       1   0       4   0
Ramirez ss                    4   0   2   1       0   2       2   4
Hatcher lf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Davis 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   2       7   0
Bass rf                       4   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Doran 2b                      3   0   1   1       1   1       2   0
Ashby c                       4   0   0   0       0   1       7   1
Caminiti 3b                   2   0   0   0       1   0       3   4
  Reynolds ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Deshaies p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Gross ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Andersen p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Puhl ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   2   6   2       3   8      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Caminiti-Doran.

BATTING - 
2B: Young (1,off Smoltz); Doran (4,off Smoltz).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Smoltz W(1-0)                 8     6   2   1   3   7   0  33
Boever SV(2)                  1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     6   2   1   3   8   0  36

Smoltz faced 2 batters in the 9th inning
WP: Smoltz (1).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Deshaies L(0-1)               7     5   3   3   3   6   0  28
Andersen                      2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6
Totals                        9     5   3   3   3   7   0  34

WP: Deshaies (1).

Umpires: HP - Bob Davidson, 1B - Greg Bonin, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - Frank Pulli
Time of Game: 2:26   Attendance: 9259


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. L. Smith            lf        Young               cf
2. Blauser             2b        Ramirez             ss
3. Perry               1b        Hatcher             lf
4. Murphy              cf        Davis               1b
5. Davis               c         Bass                rf
6. Gant                3b        Doran               2b
7. Thomas              ss        Ashby               c
8. Berroa              rf        Caminiti            3b
9. Smoltz              p         Deshaies            p

BRAVES 1ST: L. Smith flied to center; Blauser struck out; Perry
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Young walked; Young was picked off first but was
safe on an error by Smoltz [Young to second]; Ramirez singled to
right [Young scored (unearned), Ramirez to second (on throw to
home)]; On a bunt Hatcher made an out to catcher; Davis struck
out; Bass lined to left; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 1.

BRAVES 2ND: Murphy struck out; Davis struck out; Gant struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Doran was called out on strikes; Ashby grounded out
(first to pitcher); Caminiti grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 1.

BRAVES 3RD: Thomas singled to left; Berroa struck out; Smoltz
out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second) [Thomas to second];
L. Smith tripled to right [Thomas scored]; Blauser grounded out
(third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Deshaies was called out on strikes; Young grounded
out (second to first); Ramirez singled to center; Hatcher flied
to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 1.

BRAVES 4TH: Perry singled to center; Murphy grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Perry to second]; Davis lined into a
double play (third to second) [Perry out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Davis grounded out (third to first); Bass struck
out; Doran popped to catcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1,
Astros 1.

BRAVES 5TH: Gant grounded out (third to first); Thomas popped to
shortstop; Berroa walked; Smoltz tripled to right [Berroa
scored]; Deshaies threw a wild pitch [Smoltz scored]; L. Smith
walked; Blauser doubled [L. Smith to third]; Perry popped to
shortstop; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Ashby lined to first; Caminiti walked; On a bunt
Deshaies popped to catcher; Young doubled to center [Caminiti to
third]; Ramirez struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 3,
Astros 1.

BRAVES 6TH: Murphy flied to right; Davis flied to right; Gant
walked; Thomas struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Hatcher singled to third; Davis grounded out (third
to first) [Hatcher to second]; Bass flied to left; Doran walked;
Smoltz threw a wild pitch [Hatcher to third, Doran to second];
Ashby grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Braves 3, Astros 1.

BRAVES 7TH: Berroa grounded out (shortstop to first); Smoltz
flied to center; L. Smith flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Braves 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Caminiti flied to left; GROSS BATTED FOR DESHAIES;
Gross grounded out (pitcher to first); Young flied to center; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 1.

BRAVES 8TH: ANDERSEN REPLACED GROSS (PITCHING); Blauser grounded
out (shortstop to first); Perry popped to third; Murphy struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: GREGG REPLACED BERROA (PLAYING RF); Ramirez was
called out on strikes; Hatcher popped to catcher; Davis was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 1.

BRAVES 9TH: Davis grounded out (third to first); Gant popped to
third; Thomas flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 3,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: Bass singled to center; Doran doubled to left [Bass
scored]; BOEVER REPLACED SMOLTZ (PITCHING); Ashby was called out
on strikes; REYNOLDS BATTED FOR CAMINITI; Reynolds grounded out
(first to pitcher) [Doran to third]; PUHL BATTED FOR ANDERSEN;
Puhl grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 3, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           3   5   1    4
 Astros           2   6   0    7


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